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Cycle News 1968 08 22

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EYERY WEDNESDAY IIIGHT SPORTSMAN SHORT TRACK RACES at Trojan Raceway, corner Long Beach Fwy. &. Firestone BlVd. FlreslDne to Garfte1d, so. on Garfte1d, west on Southern to track entrance. AJ1y artll. 0ka7. AU IIAnOILAL SCHEDULE ~ AUGUST' - PROFESSIONAL BlLLCLIMB NA'DONAL CHAMPION:l!: SHIP lIIu11ePID IIIC. lIIaskelOll. lIIicb.Co:! III&. Qutleld-EIIlrU1&a . .tilled .., AMA. Co:! ...:l o AUGUST' -Ill MILE IIAnOILAl CllAllIPIONSRlP ROAD RACE. Floyd N. VtrdlAve•• Los Allaeles. caw. IDdiuapoUs Raceway Park. Indio aMPOUs. Ind. Entries fnIm AMA or District Referee. ~ . 222 AUGUST 11- 25 LAP TT NA'DONAL CBAMPIONSRlP Midwest sPeedwaYs. 4600 N. 27th. Lincoln. Nebr. -Elltries flOlll AMA or District Referee. EDtries Close July :U. AUGUST 25 - 15 MilE HATIONAl CHAMPIONSHIP DIRT TRACK (l mile) Scanlan's Promotions. Inc.. 3001 N. 9th s&.. SL. Joseph. Mo. - Slale Fatrpounds -Elltries fI'Om AMA or District Referee. Entries Close AUI:. 4. SEPTEMBER l-UMILE HAnOUl CHAMPIONSHIP DIRT TRACK Bob Bark· bllller Associales. Inc •• :10 Mt. Herman Rd•• sanla Cruz. CaUf. - San Jose II1lck -Entries hom AMA or District Referee. Entries Close AUI:. 11. SEPTEMBER8-11MllE H ,AnOHAl CHAMPIONSHIP DIRT TRACK Robert M. Day. 277 Paul Ave., saUnas. CaUf.CalUomia Rodeo crounds-Entries flOm AMA or District Referee. Entries Clos e AUI:. 18. SEPT. 15 - 25 MilE NAnOHAl Cha mpionship at eam. Slate Fairgrounds I-mile dirt tra ck, sacra mento, Cal. ,Pr0moted Qy J.C. Agajan lan , SIO,OOO purse, time trials 12 noon . rac e s 2:30 p.m. Enlries (rom AMA or Dls t. Re(eree, e ntries close Aug. 25 . SEPT. 15 - 150 MilE NATIONAL CHAM P IONSHIP END U RANCE RUN Schuyler Coun~ MC, Rd I . cayuta, N.Y . -SChuyler &< Tompkins Counties-Entries (10m AMA or promolinl: cl ub . SEPT. 21-22-500 MilE NATIONAL CII,\MPIO:\S IIIP E:\ n u R,.\:-I C E RUN L an xing ~W , P .O. I\Ox 1293, La nst na, ~lich .-F.ntri l·s from ,u n or promottna club. SEPT. 29 - 9 M NATIONAL ilE nl.\~IP IO:\SIIIP IlIRT TR, CK ~lar-("ar, \ t nc., u ox 7521:1, Oklahoma City , Okla. 73107-Entries from ,\~H or Ilislricl ReIeree , Entries Close Sept. 8 . SEPT. 29 - U5 MilE NATIONAL CHM1PIO:-ISIII P EN D I I R ,\ N C E RUN Me teor MC, IIU K a i~hn Ave. ; Camde n , N.J.-South ern New J ers ey- F:ntries (rom AM,\ or pro molin ~ cl ub. QUARTER-MILE FLATTRACK RACING at OraDC8 Co. Speedway, ACA sanc:.S&nta Ana Fwy. to LaguDa Cyn. ortramp,1eftat 1st st., Valencia, 2 mi. to track. 125250-()pen c1uses, 40% purse, pUs close 8 p.m. For lDfo call (714) 528-4290. SPORTSMAN TT RACES at orange Co. Speedway, ACA sane. santa AJIll Fwy. to Lacuna Cyn . ollramp, left at 1st st., Va1encte, 2 mi. to track. AU classes, runs In con junction with tlattrack, pits close 8 p.m. For lDfo call (714) 528-4290. EVERY THURSDAY HIGHT SPORTSMAN TT RACES at Trojan Raceway, located corner Long Beach Fwy. &. Firestone Blvd. Firestone to Garfield, so. on Garfield, west on Southern to track. Any a1lU. olcay. EYERY FRIDAY NIGHT AMA PROFESS IONAL FLATTRACK HALF-MILE RACES at Ascot park, 183rd &. vermont, Gardena, Call1., promoted by J .C. Agajanten. For Info call (213) DA 3.5055. QUARTER -MILE SPORTSMAN SHORT TRACK co-sponsored ,by Fort Sutter &. Sacramento Trackers M.C,'s at Eldorado Raceway, sacramsmto, Call1. Take Jackson Rd. or' Hwy. 16 to Excelsior Rd., 00.1/2 mile. 3-STAR PROFESSIONAL TT RACE by Oregon S1dewtnders M.C. so. of Portland, Ore. on SE Lawntleld Rd . near Clackamas, Ore. For lDfo contact SIdewinders, Rt. 3, Box 290-C, Oregon Ci ty, Ore. EVERY SATURDAY fliGHT CLASS A SP EEDWA Y RACI NG at Wh1te man Sta dium, 12850 Pierce St. &. San F er nan do Rd ., P acoima, Cal. P r actice 7 p .m .. races 8 p.m. $2.50 adutsl, $1.50 under 12, free under 6. F r ee parking. For Info con tact Criswell Enterprises, 12130 Sherman Way, No. Hollywood, Cal . (2 13) 983- 1617. TT RACING unde r the li ghts a t Elsinore Ra ce Track. Just off Hwy. 71, east or Perris, Calif. turnoff . Sportsman trophies for all classes. 3- STAR PRO F ESSIONAL TT RACE by Mt. Baker M.C. a t Be11lngb¥Jn, Was h. AMA sane. For Info contact Mt. Baker M.C., 600 DuPont, Bellingham, Was h . 98225. TI SCRAMBLES RACING each and every sat. night througb the summer. Limited amount of r iders Is 150. Perris M.C . Recreation Center, Perris, Call1. SPORTSMAN SHORT ~CK RACING at Cycle-Land Bpeedway, 14 mue. south at. Cbico, CalU.. pre_ted by the Valle)' M.C. For info call Dick McAfee at 877-3385 in ParadiH, CalU. EVIRY OTHER SATURDAY ROAD RACE SCHOOL at Wh1teman Air Park, 12030 Pierce St •• pacoima(corner Pierce st. and San Fernando Rd. ) .Street bike preferably, 9 a.m, start, $10 per student. For Info ' call Bob Braverman at (213) 78~-24Z1. AUGUST 6, 1 I. 8th 3rd ANNUAL PIKE PEAK TOUR, for Info contact Bill Manning, 630 Cook st., Denver, Colo. IltSAT, NIGHT OF·EACH MOIITH AMA PROFESSIONAL TT STEEPLECHASE RACES at Ascot Park, 183rd &. Vermont, Gardena, Cal., promoted by J .C. Agajanian. For lDfo call (213) DA 35055. SATURDAY, AUGUST lOth EVERY SUNDAY ONE·DAY MOTORCYCLE TOURS start· Ing at 8 a.m, from Roehr Bros. Sportcycle center, 317 N. Victory BlVd. (between Magnolia and Olive), Burbank, Cal. For Info call (213) 842-4847. CLASS A SPEEDWAY RACING at Trojan Raceway, corner Long Beach Fwy. &. Firestone Blvd. F irestone to Garfield, so. on Garfield, west on Southern to track. Gates open 5 p.m ., race 7 p.m, 4O%purs e . Phone : (213) 923-7115. SATURDAY, AUGUST 3rd THREE STAR AMA PROFESSIONAL TT at CasUe Rock Fairgrounds, CasUe Rock, Wash. For more Info co ntact Mt. St. Helens M.C. , Box 51, Castle Rock, Wash. 98611. SUNDAY, AUGUST 4th 1st ANN U A L CHARITY BE NEF IT MOTO-CROSS by sage-Hoppers M.C. at Encinitas , Ca l. AMA Nat 'l sporting pts, For Info call Bob Gooding (714) 753-2907. EUROP EAN SC RA MBL ES by Desert Challengers M.C . at Dead man's Point, of! Hwy. 66 at Lucerne Valley cutoff, east to Hwy. 18 In Apple Valley, Cal. For lDfo write club a t Box 741, Apple Valley, Cal. 92307. 1st ANNUAL POKER RUN by OV lander ers M.C . RRC run, call (21 3) 923-4107 for Info. CLASS A SPEEDWAY RACING at Trojan Raceway, corner Long Beach F wy. &. Fires tone BlVd. Fires tone to Garfield, s o. on Garfield, we s t on Southern to track. Gates ope n 5 p.m ., r ace 7 p.m , 40% purs e . Ph : (2 13) 923-7115. TT SCRAMBLES by Ven tura Co. Twin Wheeler s &. Oxnllrd Sports F estival, Hueneme Rd . &. P erkins Rd ., o xnard, Cal. AMA san c., 0- 200 s lgn up closes 8 a.m., 250- 0pen cl os es 11 a.m, AFM P ROFESSIONA L ROAD RACE at Orange Co. Int'l Rac e way . $500 pur se. Fo r Info call (213) 222-1303 after s p .m, r--iiff-You-lillrWAiiiNc-YouifYuRli-io---! : : : READ CYCLE NEWS? DON'T STAND IN -LIN ! SUBSCRIBE NOW AT THIS E SPECIAL LOW PRICE AND SAVE S 1.50 !$6 I I I I I I I I II I FOR 1 YEAR 0 (pl.... an. of tile above) This is a new subscription This is a renewal I encIose checit or money order please bill me later 0 0 0 or IIAME ADDRESS CITY STATE ZIP (due 10pOSla1 It&Ulalions •• musl hav. zip codes on all subscriptions) : MAIL TO: CYCLE NEWS, BOX 498, :~~:~EF~~l~:WTHREE :LONG BEACH, CALIF. 90801 SUBSCRIPTIONS TO START, .. . • .......__ : : : ~A~~SS $12 FOR 2 YEARS 0 ! Via 1st class mail fof one year S18. 0 Via Air Mail for one Year 526. 0 _--------------------------- QUARTER-MILE SPORTSMAN SHORT TRACK by WlUlderlust M.C. at Contra Costa Co. Fairgrounds, Antioch, Cal. AMA sane., signup 10-12, race 2 p.m. FRANK RISNER MEMORIAL BENEFIT SCRAMBLES by Los Gatos M.C. at Cycle Hills, Uvas Dam, GUroy, Cal. signup starts 8:30, race at noon, limed tram Hwy. 101, AMA sane. I I I I I I I I II I : : I 3rd ANN UA L VENICE LIBRARY MOTORCYCLE SHOW & FILMS, Share an afternoon or machines and tllms at the Venice Branch Library, 610 Califor nia Ave., Venice, Cal. Call Don at (213 ) 399-2765 for more Info . 63rd ANNUAL IOWA SUMMER PICNIC sponsored by Iowa Assoc. of Long Beach at Recreation Park, 7th &. Park Ave., Long Beach, Cal. For lDfo call All States Society at (213) 437-8159. SCRAMBLES by Sprockets M.C. at Sprockets Park, Bakersfield, Cal. Night race. SPORTSMAN " SCANDINAVIAN CHAMPIONSHIP" NIGHT RACE at Benton Lane Speedway, near Junction City, Ore. For Info contact Oregon Sportscycle, 1440 So. " A" , Springfield, Ore. SUNDAY, AUGUST 11th TT SCRAMB"'ES at Sunny Valley Speedway, 14 ml, no. of Grants Pass, Or e . For Info con tact Ray Copeland, 420 Cr es tview Lp., Grants P ass , Ore . (503 ) 476-401 8. SPOR TSMAN S C RAM B L E S by Luc ky Spokes M,C " Br ush P r at rle, Wash.AMA sane. & pts , For Info wrlle cl ub at p .O. Box 77 Brush P r airie , Wa sh. 98606. 27-MILE PONDEROSA HARE S CRAMBLES by Greyhounds M.C. at Ponderosa, Cal. Call (213) 367·2907 for Info. SCRAMBLES by Fames M.C . at Fremont, Cal. AMA sane ., 9 a.m , SlgnUP, Dis t . 36 class es. Next to dragstrip, Dur ham Rd . of! Nimitz. P OKER RUN by Capitol City M.C. , AMA sane. Starts 9·12 noon from 2414 13th st., sacramento , Cal. TT SCRAMBLES by Willows Scramblers M.C . a t Glen County Fairgrounds, Or land, Cal. Slgnup9- 1l: 30, race1:30p.m.. AMA sane. 1s t ANNUAL POKER RUN by Redwood Empire M.C. Starts 9- 11 a.m, from H- D Shop, 306 5th st., Santa Rosa, Cal. AMA sane. MOTO-CROSS a t Carlshad , Cal. by canr, Moto-Cros s Club. Mail entry $5.00, post entry $10.00 Mati to P.O. Box 124, Res eda, Cal. 91335. Close Aug. 6. AF M Na t' l pts ., cha r i ty for chil dr e n' s hospital. CALICO TEA M RELA Yby HI Ji nx F ,M.C. Signup at Jenkins Sport Center, Norwalk, Cal. Take Barstow Fwy. to Calico Ghost Town turnoff, follow lime to dry. lake bed. 100Cc max., 8:30 a.m, start. For Info call (213) 864·2860. NEVADA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP HARE SCRAMBLES by Silver City Scramblers M.C. Limbed from Stateline Cal. Nev. border on Interstate Hwy. 15. Dist. 37 rules, 9 a.m, start. For Info call (702) 384-3024, Las Vegas, Nev. MOIIDAY,AUGUSTI2th "OPERATION MOTORCYCLE" BLOOD BANK. Call Ken at (213) 964-2674 for Info. REFEREES MEETING at Lodt M.C . Clubbouse, Lodt, Cal. send delegates with written rule cbange suggesttons for D1st. 36 &. AMA Camp. Congress. WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14th NIGHT RACES at Myrtl e Point Fairgrounds, Coos Bay, Ore. Opening night at. Coos County Fair. SUNDAY, AUGUST 18th 1/4-MlLE: TT SCRAMBLES by Feather River M.C . at Tr Iple M Speedway, Marysville, Cal. AMA sane., for more lDfo call (916) 742-7785. SCRAMBLES by Los Gatos M.C . atUvas Dam, Hall Ranch, GUroy Cal. Li med fr o m Hwy. 101, AMA sane., slgnup 8:30-11, race noon •

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